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The legacy continues- Check out the best player among the three generations of Maldini

Cesare Maldini is the father of Paolo Maldini and the grandfather of Daniel Maldini. He began his professional career with Triestina before joining AC Milan in 1954. He won 4 Serie A titles and one European cup during his twelve seasons at the club. He later retired from football in 1967.

Cesare Maldini scored 3 goals in 347 appearances for AC Milan. He's considered one of the greatest defenders in his generation. He was highly consistent and well disciplined receiving just 5 yellow cards and was sent off just once. He only received one red card in his entire football career compared to the 21st generation of defenders who have been sent off on more than one occasions.

Cesare Maldini was a Versatile football player who can play in several positions. He played as a Central defender, Defensive Midfielder and as a Full back before his retirement from football.

Paolo Maldini is widely regarded as the greatest defender of all time. He was one of the best defenders in his generation and held the record for most Serie A appearances before he was overtaken by Gianluigi Buffon.

Paolo Maldini spent his entire playing career with AC Milan and retired from football in 2009 at the age of 41. He spent 25 seasons with Milan winning 25 trophies witb the club including 5 UEFA Champions league titles, 7 Serie A titles, Copppa Italia, FIFA Club World Cup and other major trophies. AC milan retired Paolo Maldini's shirt number after his departure from the club in 2009. Paolo Maldini scored his first goal for AC Milan at the age of 18. He scored a total of 29 goals in 647 matches for AC Milan.

Daniel Maldini is the new generation of the Maldini family. He also play an attacking midfielder for AC Milan compared to his father and Grandfather who played a defender for the same club. Daniel Maldini scored his first goal for AC Milan at the age of 19 during their match against Spezia in the Serie A.

Daniel Maldini still has a long way to go inorder to be on the same level with his predecessors.

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